Politics & Government

January 16, 2013 11:57 AM

Obama proposes assault-weapons ban, other controls on guns

President Barack Obama pledged Wednesday to put the full weight of his office behind the nation’s most aggressive gun-control plan in generations as he hopes to decrease the number of mass shootings and acts of random violence that occur every day in America.

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